As we age, the production of collagen and elastin in our skin begins to slow down, starting as early as 20 years old. These two proteins are key to giving our faces the plumpness and smoothness of youth. The cumulative effects of sun exposure also become apparent as we get older. By our 30s, most
As we age, our brow slowly falls giving the appearance of heaviness and excess skin in the upper eyelids. We then begin to elevate the eyebrows which causes the transverse forehead wrinkles to become more visible. This makes us look older, tired, and even angry. Some people choose to renew and soften their appearance with
Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that exfoliates the skin of its top layer of dead and dry skin cells. This allows the body to replace them with cells that are new and fresh. This can help address a wide variety of skin concerns. With no downtime and noticeable results after each treatment, microdermabrasion is
No matter who you are, you cannot escape mother nature and father time. However, there are many ways to temporarily turn back the hands of time, and injectables are some of the simplest options. Unlike invasive surgical procedures, injectables do not require going under the knife, and the downtime is much less. For fillers, the
Blepharoplasty is a cosmetic surgical procedure that seeks to improve the appearance of the upper and lower eyelids. The upper and lower eyelids can be one of the first areas of the face to show signs of aging. Upper or lower blepharoplasty is performed as an outpatient procedure under light IV sedation. Who is a
If you have excessive sweating that’s not controlled by over the counter antiperspirant, then you may have a condition called hyperhidrosis. Living with hyperhidrosis can be difficult and stressful, which can make the sweating even worse! At the Straith Clinic, we want you to know there is an FDA approved treatment available to stop underarm
As the number of breast augmentation surgeries increases by the day, more and more women are considering this enhancement procedure. However, it can seem overwhelming for individuals going through surgery for the first time. Various questions may arise. What exactly is breast augmentation? Will it help me achieve my goal? Is the recovery process difficult?